Raising Victor Vargas

  • Raising Victor Vargas
  • Victor Rasuk, Judy Marte, Melonie Diaz, Altagracia Guzman, Silvestre Rasuk
  • Directed by Peter Sollett

Here's a coming-of-age movie that really nails it. On Manhattan's Lower East Side, Victor (Victor Rasuk) lives with his grandmother and makes a play for Judy (Judy Marte). Writer-director Peter Sollett takes the familiar and turns it into hot, heartfelt movie magic.

From The Archives Issue 920: April 17, 2003

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